Blanchard Consulting Group is a national compensation consulting company with offices in Atlanta, GA, Minneapolis, MN and St. Louis, MO.  Our mission is to deliver independent compensation guidance to regional and community banks to help them attract, motivate and retain their key employees and directors.  With an exclusive focus on the banking marketplace since 2000, our lead consultants have a unique industry perspective and expertise to offer our clients.

Our lead consultants work directly with Board of Directors, Executive Management, and Human Resource Departments on all facets of director, executive, and staff compensation programs.  Our staff has worked with over 500 regional and community banks during their careers.  We apply our extensive knowledge and experience in the banking industry to ensure our clients compensation programs comply with current regulations and provide the greatest return on their investment in employees.


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Our 2017 Compensation Trends Survey is now available for participation.  The survey focuses on recent trends surrounding salary increases, annual incentive plan design and payouts, long-term incentive programs, and executive benefits.  Click here to participate.

Our 2017 Salary and Cash Compensation Survey is now complete and available for purchase.  We gathered salary and cash incentive/bonus data from over 130 banks and over 150 individual positions.  To purchase the survey please click here

Our 2016 Director Compensation Survey focusing on board of director compensation for 2016 is complete.  The survey includes data on board fees, committee fees, retainers, equity, benefits, and total director compensation.  To purchase the survey please click here.

Blanchard Consulting Group has published a number of articles on topics such as mergers and acquisition compensation challenges, director compensation, equity compensation.  Click here to read/download these various articles.